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Questions tagged [hair]

Hacks related to the [cleaning], maintenance, and use of hair.

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how to keep hairs black without using hair color? [closed]

i am losing my natural hair color as time passes, my hair turns grey that is not such a good change. i am just 21 years old and feels too much worried about this premature graying of my hair.Please ...
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Is there any tip for removing oil from hair without hair washing?

I use a oil for hair. Sometimes don't having time or any other reason I can't wash my hair immediately. Is there any way or tip for removing oil from hair without hair washing?
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How to reduce the breakage of hair, help to strengthen it and remove the dryness?

How can I reduce the breakage of hair, help to strengthen it and remove the dryness? When I brush my hair mostly hairs are comes with brush and as well as my hairs are full of dryness, I am more tens ...
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How to grow hair in this style?

Recently I'm thinking about change my hairstyle. I run into some hairsyles that I like. One of them is this: How can I grow hair like this? I have medium straight hair now, and I want to know how I ...
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Is there any simple and quick way to change hair path for men?

In general, hair is habituated to fall in specific direction and orientation. If we want to change its path quickly, how to achieve it without using advanced tools. Is it possible? Else, how to ...
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How would I go about straightening my thick, african-american hair?

Basically my hair is thick and unmanageable and I'd like to know what chemical products you would recommend for me to use to get it from an afro to straight hair (which I think is a lot nicer). I've ...
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How to lighten dark black hair to brown using lemon + hairdryer

I have dark black hair, and I want to lighten it to a medium-dark brown. I have medium length hair for a guy. I've read that I can use lemon+water solution to break down melanin in my hair slowly ...
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How can I reduce the itchy portion of growing a beard?

So nearing my thirties I'm finally reaching the point in my life where I have enough facial hear to grow a beard and it actually grows fast enough that I wouldn't be waiting several years to ...
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How to do you maintain the hair in-between coarse and shampoo-smooth hair?

My hair basically goes like this: after shampooing and conditioning, it grows in volume and while it feels smooth and silky, it's also a bit lifeless, thick, I run my hands through them and they just ...
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How to remove the wheels from casters on a chair, to remove hair?

All the answers to How do I remove hairs from a caster wheel on a roller chair? were unsatisfactory to me. Laborious, ineffective, fume-producing. How can I actually remove the wheels from the ...
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How does one efficiently clean-up loose hair strands from one's back after washing hair in the shower? Is there a gadget designed to help with this?

I have shoulder-length to long hair whose loose strands cling to my wet back after I wash it in the shower, and even toweling off is sometimes not effective enough to remove the hardest-to-reach areas ...
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How to Get Rid of Bed Hair Without a Shower

I have pretty early starts in the mornings and as a result sometimes do not leave myself enough time to have a shower before needing to leave for work, usually as a result of a healthy use of the ...
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How to make thin hair look thicker? [closed]

Hair always looks fuller & thicker on the day that I shampooed. The day after that, it feels so light & thin. Because of this, could not set or comb my hair the way I want to. Light ...
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How to fill in my beard? [closed]

I constantly feel frustration looking in the mirror, I repeatly apply hair growth cream directly to the facial area lacking hair growth for about two months now and can not seem too get that complete ...
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How can I get rid of my nostril hairs? [closed]

I've hit "2nd puberty" and now get hair growing inside my nostrils. I have little scissors to get at them but it's uncomfortable and never seems to work well. If getting rid of them completely isn't ...
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How do I untangle matted/knotted hair

My hair is severely knotted.Just two days ago, I got my first hairbrush since 2013. My hair has a bunch of small knots and one huge knot in the back. My first idea was to cut my hair to donate to ...
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How to eliminate static-y hair?

During the winter my hair gets static-y and starts to stick straight out. How can I combat/prevent this from happening? I would like something that would work while I am away from home.
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How to get rid of dandruff from hairs?

In every winter my head skin become ruff and get dandruff which cause hair broken sometime when I shampoo my hairs it is clean just for hour or two after a day same thing happened again. Can you ...
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Strong Hold Without Shiny And Hard Hair

I'm new to this part of Stack and I have a question about hair that I've been wondering about. I used a hair gel/glue called Spiker, found here on Amazon. Whenever I use this after getting out of ...
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I wanna make my hair straight permanently? [closed]

I'm a male and I have a 5 inches curly long hair. I want to know if there's a way to make it permanently straight? I want something without ironing
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How to remove gum from hair? [duplicate]

Once my little brother fell asleep with gum in his mouth. The gum got stuck to his hair so that we had to cut some of his hair to remove it. Do you know an alternative way to remove it safely?
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Bought a Do-It-Yourself Hair Clipper; How do I cut my hair without making a hairy mess on the floor?

I just bought my first DIY hair clipper but I don't want to make a hairy mess on the ground and make it easy to clean up. I've considered the following options: A trash bag – A trash bag is difficult ...
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Can't cut my hair with clippers and I have no scissors. Any other solutions?

I have electric hair clippers that are pretty much like this: It seems to cut the hair of everyone else, but when I try it, I notice it tears and rips each hair follicle/strand out one by one and ...
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How can I best to get rid of/avoid dog hair on clothes

Our labrador has long white hair and even though we regularly brush her and vacuum clean to get rid of as much as we can, we're constantly finding white hairs on clothes - even before ironing/hanging ...
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Haircare for long rough male hair

I have been growing my hair for a year or so, and it has reached quite some length. Problem is that my hair is really rough and dry. While it remains fine the day I wash them with shampoo and use ...
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How to remove facial hairs in girls without threading/bleaching using natural products?

Due to hormonal imbalances tiny hairs appears on the face of girls usually in their puberty. It can be removed through threading ,which remains for a few days only and it is a painful process for ...
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How to maintain elasticity of rubber band like it was initially?

I use rubber band to keep my hair together. But day by day , as I use them, they start to lose their elasticity or I can say that their grip gets loose, within just 3-4 uses. I want to know what I can ...
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How to trim your beard without a mirror?

I am supposed to trim my beard without a mirror and I use my palm to make sure the beard is even. How to recognize when I trim my sideburns?
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How to prevent my hair and brreads from growing in to grey? [closed]

I am 24 years old and I am suffering from a hair problem. Like some of my hairs are becoming grey from the root and my beards too are becoming grey and hair fall problem too. I have visited a doctor ...
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Is there a way that I can stop my hair from moving all day?

I wanted to know if there was a way that I could keep my hair from falling in front of my face. (I have really long hair) I use gel but at the end of the day, my hair is all greasy. Hairspray too! I ...
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How to remove / brighten yellow patches in hair

Recently I dyed my girlfriends hair with a standard blonde hair dye kit you can get from boots / super drug (cosmetic stores) and it has turned some of the hair a yellow colour as opposed to the ...
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How to remove chewing gum from hair [duplicate]

How can I easily and effectively remove chewing gum (or similar) that has become stuck in a persons (or animals) hair? I am talking about hair that is at least an inch in length and commonly found on ...
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How to dye hair without hair dye

I need to dye my hair temporarily, but I don't have any hair dye. I need a method that safe and works on different colors and lengths of hair (I have friends who need to dye their hair too). I would ...
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How to remove lice

I have head lice. I tried: Pour vinegar on my head Spread mayonnaise to suffocate the lice Put on a tightly sealed shower cap It didn't work. Are there any better ways to get rid ...
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How to get hair out of a brush

I have a hair brush that works well, but tends to get a lot of hair stuck in it. I need an effective way to clean all of this hair out. I've tried: Pulling it out - this takes long and is laborious ...
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How do I trim my facial hair symmetrically and the same every time

First off, this isn't about trimming techniques or Dos and Don'ts. I use a similar electric trimmer to the one the OP posted in the following question: What to do if your shaver broke halfway through ...
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How do I soften my beard without going to a beauty parlour?

Is there anything I can do to soften my beard from home? Should I use some softening cream & iron(hope that word is correct) my beard?
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How do I remove hairs from a caster wheel on a roller chair?

My roller chair is now immovable since there is somehow HAIR, which is about 3 feet (9 dm) per strand, rolled and tangled into all 5 wheels. Below is a picture of the chair: MSRP for this chair: $625....
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Clean hair from vacuum brush

I own a roomba and while its cool and saves time and everything, cleaning the counter rotating brushes inside it is bothersome. I have long hair. I usually open the roomba and remove the brushes, ...
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Making a really long/tall mohawk stand

My mohawk has grown unmanageably tall and the usual styling products aren't strong enough to stand it up anymore... Mustache wax works for shorter 1-4 inch mohawks. The usual hairsprays and mouses ...
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What is the least painful and most effective way to keep chest shaved?

Current state of the art for a defibrillator is to use pads with sticky (think duct tape sticky) in place of the hand held paddles we are used to seeing on TV. Without going into a lot of detail, I ...
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How to reform dent on hair due to long usage of head-phones?

I often wear headphones for extended periods of time, and they tend to leave a "dent" in my hair, a sort of depression in the shape of a band on top of my head. How would I: a) Prevent this from ...
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How can I dry my hair more quickly?

It is super annoying to have hair dripping onto my clothes after taking a shower. Because I don't want my hair wet, I need a faster way to dry my hair. I have already tried Blow drying Shaking my ...
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Removing gum from hair (Head hair, beard or mustache)

I mis-chewed, and ended up with gum stuck in my beard. How can I get it out? Shaving off the beard is an absolute last resort.
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Eeek! - Resin in my hair

I have long hair and like being out in the woods. Unfortunately this means I sometimes get resin (or sap) in my hair. It's always a pain to get it out, sometimes I have no choice but cutting the "...
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How can I cut my own hair to different lengths?

I have used a pair of clippers to cut my own hair. This is great for a "buzz" look for uniformly short hair. I can then trim around my ears but if I want it to be longer it's difficult. I've never ...